15 moments that could change the world in 2015

15 moments that could change the world in 2015

#Globalcitizens of the world unite – for this year we have an historic world leaders' summit and a confluence of conferences. World leaders will be deciding all our fates for us, so we need to #demandbetter from them, and remind them they work for us. Here are the key movement moments when activists must be loud and clear.
5 almost vaccines

5 almost vaccines

In 2015, it’s still the case that we don’t have vaccines for some of the deadliest diseases on the planet. But that doesn’t mean they’re not on their way. Here are five areas where new vaccines are being developed, each one of which could make a huge difference to people’s health worldwide if realised.
How Gladys fought and won land rights for her daughters in Kenya

How Gladys fought and won land rights for her daughters in Kenya

When her husband died, Gladys Chepkorir had no time to linger on the grief. “Immediately after he died, his family started to ask me for the title deed,” she said. But her father knew that Kenya was in the process of adopting a new constitution that gave women unprecedented rights, including the right to own and inherit l...
In photos: the hidden heroes fighting Ebola in Liberia

In photos: the hidden heroes fighting Ebola in Liberia

Our friends at Accountability Lab did an Instagram takeover on ONE's account from Liberia in December and we've collected the images and stories together. Here are some of the hidden heroes Blair has found in Liberia who are using innovative ways to beat the Ebola.
ONE love for ONE-ONE day

ONE love for ONE-ONE day

Hello ONErs – Hooray! We made it! – It’s ONE-ONE day! To celebrate with all you lovely world-changing ONE members, I’ve got a bunch of New Year wishes I’m going to embarrass myself by sharing - and a cast iron commitment I am making to this community.
10 popular dishes from across Africa

10 popular dishes from across Africa

Wherever we live in the world, our agriculture, food, family celebrations and our culture are what binds us to our countries. Within the African continent, there's a huge diversity of food culture. We asked our Africa team, who are made up of many African nationalities, to share their favourite foods.
Aid reform: A step closer to focusing aid on those most in need

Aid reform: A step closer to focusing aid on those most in need

Recently, donor countries agreed to allocate more aid to the countries most in need and to reverse the declining trend of development assistance to the poorest countries. However donors fell short of listening to calls by least developed countries themselves and committing half of their aid to these countries.
Yaya Toure: “Our fans treat us like heroes, but I am no hero”

Yaya Toure: “Our fans treat us like heroes, but I am no hero”

We are Africa United is a new global team of football stars and health organisations who are banding together to support those who are on the front line. In this video, football stars including ONE ambassador Yaya Touré, Patrick Viera and Patrice Muamba state: "I'm no hero" but the health workers fighting Ebola are.
Your 14 favourite ONE blogs of 2014

Your 14 favourite ONE blogs of 2014

Our top stories this year include a Google Earth tour of the world's most corrupt homes, Ebola explained in infographics, and GIFs every activist will relate to. Enjoy catching up on anything you missed, and we look forward to bringing you more great blogs next year.
Malala calls on world leaders to “do better” in 2015

Malala calls on world leaders to “do better” in 2015

Malala Yousafzai today becomes the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.  In this open letter to world leaders, she calls on them to seize the unique opportunity 2015 brings to “do better” – not just on education – but on development and climate too.  We’re thrilled Malala has spok......
How your bitcoins can help fight Ebola

How your bitcoins can help fight Ebola

All over the world, people are coming up with new and innovative ways to help shut down the Ebola crisis that is still affecting Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea. We’ve already shared stories about how people in West Africa are responding, and now a start-up in Ghana has come up with another great idea: Bitcoin Against Ebol...